|Funding Agency||Date Range|
|Swedish Research Council Formas||January 2016 –> December 2020|
Project Summary (Objective & activities)
The aims of this study are:
The project thus far has completed two rounds of qualitative studies focusing on mother’s experience of child care and feeding in Addis Ababa. Followed two large household surveys; using a multi-stage random sampling representative of Addis Ababa during the season of scarcity (July- August): 2781 mother-child pair and season of plenty (January- February): 2686 mother-child pair.
A mini food safety assessment was also carried out as part of this study where by samples of fresh vegetables and fruits, as well as some ready to eat foods were samples from different outlets to test for the safety of food served at different vendors within Addis Ababa.